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Cleveland Woman Dies After Being Slammed to Pavement by Police

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A 37-year-old bipolar and schizophrenic woman died after police slammed her to the pavement outside her family's home, her brother… Read More presents MANIFEST

MANIFEST, Part 2 assembled a diverse group of brilliant brothers for a powerful dialogue on what it means to be a Black man… Read More

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What are you willing to die for? It’s a bold question, but an important one nonetheless. In Andrew Goodman’s case, fighting… Read More

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If you are of a certain age and work in an environment in which the subject of sexual assault has made repeated headlines and you… Read More

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Dr. Martin Salia, who contracted Ebola in Africa and was later flown to the United States, has died, officials with Nebraska Medical… Read More

Study: White People Think Black People Are More Likely to Be Magic

Black People Are Magic? Yes, According to White People

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Ever wonder why some White people are so mortally afraid of Black bodies? One possible, research-supported answer: they think Black… Read More

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Video footage has emerged showing Darren Wilson – the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed Black 18-year-old… Read More

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Poor People Out, "Young Professionals" In

by The Washington Post

For years, this brown-brick building near Wrigley Field housed people who had nowhere else to go. It had peeling walls and broken… Read More

Wrongly Imprisoned for 15 Years Thanks to an Innocence Project

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by #teamEBONY

When Alstory Simon walked out of prison on the last day of October, it was 15 years since he had first confessed to murdering a young… Read More

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